Can annual returns be filed manually?

No. Annual returns can only be filed electronically via the CIPC Annual Return Website ( or CIPC Self Service Terminal. It should be noted that the CIPC Annual Return Website is mobile and tablet enables and therefore the annual return can be filed using a smart phone or tablet.


Please note that the information provided does not constitute legal or professional advice, but rather the applicability of existing theory to a given practical situation. Due care is taken to ensure that the information is correct, but it remains subjective and an interpretation of application of information.

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